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10 Can’t-Miss Holiday Moments in Milledgeville

There’s no place like Milledgeville for the holidays. Mistletoe hangs in historic homes, your favorite Christmas songs fill the air, and the magic of the season is all around in our small town. Here in Milledgeville, you can take a candlelit tour of Georgia's Old Governor’s Mansion, delight in a…

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Seasonal Sips and Sweets

The holiday season is full of so many great things. Decorations are everywhere, Christmas songs are blasting in every store, and families are gathering together to celebrate. All of these things are fun aspects of the season, but there’s one more thing that Christmas normally brings...FOOD! That’s…

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Santa Sightings

Nothing ushers in the spirit of the season like a sighting of jolly ole Saint Nick! From daytime sightings to North Pole style settings, we’ve compiled a list of places to make sure you get the perfect amount of time to convince Santa to keep you on his nice list! Christmas Parade A family…

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Holiday Lights Guide

From softly glowing candlelight to twinkling white lights, there’s no shortage of festive holiday decor in Milledgeville. Grab a cup of warm cocoa and your favorite scarf and load up to take the family to find the best lights in town using our list as your local guide! Christmas at Georgia's Old…

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Guide To Holiday Shopping in Milledgeville

The holiday season is upon us! It’s a time for joy, cheer, and giving... giving presents, that is! Holiday shopping can seem overwhelming when you have a ton of people on your list. Don’t stress, though! Milledgeville has you covered. Here’s our guide to the best holiday shopping in Milledgeville…

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Historic Holiday Homes

The holiday season is a time for the whole world to look merry and bright with magic. Milledgeville is no exception. Our small town is home to some of the most beautiful properties in the world and they look even better when they deck their halls for the holidays. Everyone loves decorations and…

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The College Years

Your Milledgeville college years can be some of the greatest memories, meals and friendships of your life. But, have you been back to Milledgeville lately? The Brick is still serving up delicious stuffed sticks, and Amici is still jamming local bands, but the latest additions are amazing too. From…

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SISSY: The Spirit of the Willis House

The Willis House is a beautiful home nestled among towering magnolia trees on the southside of Milledgeville. The property has all the southern charm and elegance you can imagine...plus a lively spirit. Saralyn Latham, the current owner of the house, says her great aunt Sissy is alive and well. In…

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Mean Marion Stembridge

Marion Stembridge is one of Milledgeville’s most notorious characters. Even decades after his death, whispers of his crimes still circulate around town. Some even say that Marion himself can still be seen and heard. His story is one of murder, intrigue, and pain. If you want to know more about the…

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The Haunts of The Homestead

Built in 1818 by Peter Jones Williams, The Homestead has stood tall on Liberty Street for over 200 years. The home was the center of social life in Milledgeville and its walls held state officials, governors, and congressmen, among others. Besides being a gathering place, the Homestead belonged to…

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